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Jewel in the Crown

17 King Street, Castle Douglas DG7 1AA, Scotland
+44 1556 505999
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“curries” (7 reviews)
“poppadoms” (7 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European
$$ - $$$
17 King Street, Castle Douglas DG7 1AA, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a really fantastic Indian restaurant and worth visiting. All of the items on the menu are delicious, the flavours are well balanced and food is nicely presented. Service is friendly and attentive and the decor is pleasant

1  Thank HefandAnn
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Despite it's claim to be the 'food town ' of Dumfries and Galloway, Castle Douglas seemed sadly lacking in evening fare, apart from the generic grim takeaways and frankly poor pub food ( yes I did try The Kings Arms and was underwhelmed). The Jewel...More

Thank JHB-salop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We're from bradford so know a good curry. This was surprisingly good food. Service polite. Happy to recommend without a doubt. Starters and main great and flavours fabulous. Recommended. Found by chance as only been here a day and drove through multiple villages to find...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this restaurant as it was near to our hotel and neither of us wanted to walk far. The exterior doesn't inspire much hope but please don't be put off as we loved the food. Unfortunately we were the only customers eating in as...More

Thank Rachel G
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We chose this restaurant completely at random as we are in this area on holiday. Don't be put off by the exterior of the building as it could do with a bit of tlc. The food is very tasty and flavoursome. The waiter was very...More

Thank jpirie2014
Reviewed 28 March 2017

we were staying near Castle Douglas for a family weekend away and couldn't be bothered going out to eat so ordered a take away from here. The food was fresh, tasty and reasonably priced. We're a fussy bunch, but this got a big thumbs up...More

Thank GlasgowBrambles
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Having had a good meal at this restaurant 3 years ago we decided we would go again whilst away biking. Sadly it wasn't up to the standard of 3 years ago, food was ok, service was really slow even though the restaurant wasn't that busy...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 21 March 2017

we were served quickly, food was good, and staff were pleasant. One could eat here alone or in a large group,

Thank soljake
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went for Valentines meal (aaaah) and had a great time, my partner even got a red rose, bottle of Prosecco and some choccies on the house. I was impressed by the menu and we tried a few dishes that were new to us. I'd recommend...More

Thank Paul E
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

After having a quiet drink in the pub with family I ordered a takeaway from this restaurant while the rest of the family went to the chippy. I had chicken tikka garlic chilli and a cheese naan . The cheese naan was probably the best...More

Thank Massive-moose
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 King Street, Castle Douglas DG7 1AA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Castle Douglas
  • Phone Number: +44 1556 505999
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